Weekly Photo Challenge-Off-Season



My contribution for this week’s challenge…

Off Season


This week’s photos were taken in July and August 2014corio-bay_0142July weather is usually cold, wet and miserable.

However last July these swans and the bay in general

looked anything but winter.

first-shot_0257And what better conditions could we have had

for an outdoor commemoration of firing the

First Shot of World War 1, last August.

first-shot_0387Sunshine and blue skies made it an

ideal day for a family gathering…to remember.

point-nepean_0075This shot is taken from Point Nepean looking across to

Point Lonsdale/Queenscliff.

This stretch of water is the infamous


at the entrance to Port Phillip Bay.

It looked anything but dangerous on a

winter morning in August last year.





Floral Friday-15-1206


Floral Friday Challenge.


I found these Banksia plants at Queenscliffe this morning.
banksia_0049I’m not sure when they are due to flower…

banksia_0064but I think these are past there best and last year’s pods,

although not sharp, are clearly visible in this shot.


Floral Friday

Floral Friday